Joseph Emde Burt

October 31, 1938 - November 11, 2021
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Joseph Emde Burt, 83, of New Philadelphia, passed away Thursday, November 11, 2021 in Cleveland Clinic Union Hospital at Dover following a period of declining health.

A son of the late Joseph and Evelyn (Emde) Burt, Joe was born on October 31, 1938 at Cambridge, Ohio.

Joe graduated from St. Benedict High School.…

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Joseph Emde Burt, 83, of New Philadelphia, passed away Thursday, November 11, 2021 in Cleveland Clinic Union Hospital at Dover following a period of declining health.

A son of the late Joseph and Evelyn (Emde) Burt, Joe was born on October 31, 1938 at Cambridge, Ohio.

Joe graduated from St. Benedict High School.  He then served in the US Army, before beginning a career as an Insurance Adjustor.  Joe married Mildred Crager on March 1, 1969.

Joe was very involved in service to the community during the years that he lived in Tuscarawas County.  He was a life-time member of the New Philadelphia Elks Lodge #510.  Joe was a past president of the Dover Exchange Club.  While serving as the Exchange Club President he was instrumental in the formation of the Dover Canal Days Festival.  He also started the Sports Scholarships program for students during his service to the Exchange Club.  He was also a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church and St. Benedict Catholic Church of Cambridge.

In addition to his wife Joe is survived by his children, Samantha Lameo of Summersville, South Carolina, Joshua Arthur Burt of Portland, Oregon, Laurie Sue (James) Allen of New Philadelphia, Haley Sue (Brandon) Bailey of New Philadelphia, Justin Allen Stevenson of New Philadelphia, and Nichole Evelyn (Griffin) Hayes of Reston, Virginia, and a great-grandson Preston Allen Stevenson of New Philadelphia.  He is also survived by his sisters, Ellen (James) Donnelly, Kate (Richard) Houston, and Mary (Phil) Fogel all of Cambridge.

Joe was preceded in death by his parents, a sister Carolyn (Frank) Mingieone, and brother Mike (Janet) Burt.

Visitation for Joe will be held Sunday, November 14, 2021 from 2:00 to 4:00pm at Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home at New Philadelphia.  An Elks Service will be held at 1:45pm on Sunday and a Christian Wake Service will be held at the Funeral Home at 3:45pm.  A Christian Mass will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church on Monday, November 15, 2021 at 10:30am.  Graveside services will be held at Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Cambridge at 12:30pm.

Family suggests that memorial contributions in Joe’s name be made to Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 139 3rd St NE, New Philadelphia, OH 44663 or Dover Exchange Club, PO Box 267, Dover, OH 44622.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, November 14, 2021

Time: 2:00 pm

End Time: 4:00 pm

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

Address:

116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

An Elks Service will be held at 1:45pm on Sunday and a Christian Wake Service will be held at the Funeral Home at 3:45pm.


Service Information

Date: Monday, November 15, 2021

Sacred Heart Catholic Church

Address:

139 3rd Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

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Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, November 15, 2021

Time: 12:30 pm

Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery - Cambridge

Address:

John Glenn Hwy
Cambridge, OH

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Donation Information

Sacred Heart Catholic Church

139 3rd St NE
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663
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Dover Exchange Club

PO Box 267
Dover, OH 44622

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Born: October 31, 1938
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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum posted on 11/14/21

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time, May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of Joseph Emde Burt, give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete. I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers to the family of …. US Army Veteran, Joseph Emde Burt, is “A True American Hero” God Bless† † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

 

Angie Fortney posted on 11/14/21

Justin and Nikki, my heart and prayers go out to you and your family.

 

Lois Clark posted on 11/13/21

Ike and family Prayers and hugs at this time Lois

 

Eric & Rhea Hay posted on 11/13/21

Sorry to hear of your loss .

 

Debbiecorwin posted on 11/12/21

Mildred sending our Deepest sympathy to you and your Family!! ????

 

Karen Dulkoski posted on 11/12/21

Haley you have are deepest sympathy. We love you God will ease your broken hearts. Love Aunt Karen and Uncle Ted

 

Marie Gross posted on 11/12/21

Deepest Condolences Haley to you and your entire family.

 

Cheryl Moore posted on 11/12/21

Joe was a very nice guy. I enjoyed working with Joe at Davis and Associates where he was ins. Adjustor and I was secretary. Condolences to his family.

 

Tammie Taggart posted on 11/12/21

My condolences on the loss of Joe. I worked with him many years ago and enjoyed his friendship. He was a wonderful man.

 

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